1971 Men's Hockey World Cup


The 1971 Men's Hockey World Cup was the inaugural edition of the Hockey World Cup. It took place from 15 to 24 October in Barcelona, Spain.[1] Pakistan were the inaugural World Cup winners, beating Spain in the final, 1–0.[2]

1971 Men's FIH
Hockey World Cup
Tournament details
Host countrySpain
CityBarcelona
Teams10 (from 5 confederations)
Venue(s)Real Club de Polo
Final positions
Champions Pakistan (1st title)
Runner-up Spain
Third place India
Tournament statistics
Matches played30
Goals scored67 (2.23 per match)
Top scorer(s) Tanvir Dar (8 goals)
(next) 1973

Results


Preliminary round

Pool A
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  India 4 4 0 0 5 0 +5 8 Semi-finals
2  Kenya 5 3 0 2 7 4 +3 6
3  West Germany 5 2 0 3 10 7 +3 4
4  France 4 2 0 2 2 5 3 4
5  Argentina 4 0 0 4 1 9 8 0
Source: FIH
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head result; 3) play-off match.[3]
15 October 1971
15:00
West Germany  5–1  Argentina
Vos (2 goals)
Baumgart (1 goal)
Maier (1 goal)
Kaessmann (1 goal)
Report Ivorra (1 goal)
15 October 1971
17:00
India  1–0  France
Harmik (1 goal) Report

16 October 1971
13:00
Argentina  0–1  India
Report Rajinder (1 goal)
16 October 1971
15:00
France  1–0  Kenya
Grain (1 goal) Report

17 October 1971
11:00
France  0–4  West Germany
Report Baumgart (2 goals)
Maier (2 goals)
17 October 1971
13:00
Kenya  0–2  India
Report Kulwant (1 goal)
Vinod (1 goal)

18 October 1971
13:00
Argentina  0–1  France
Report Langlois (1 goal)
18 October 1971
17:00
West Germany  0–3  Kenya
Report Avtar (1 goal)
Davinder (1 goal)
Jagjeet (1 goal)

19 October 1971
11:00
India  1–0  West Germany
Kulwant (1 goal) Report
19 October 1971
17:00
Kenya  2–0  Argentina
Ravinder Pal (1 goal)
Tarlochan (1 goal)
Report

  • The following match was contested to determine second and third place in the pool.
20 October 1971
15:00
West Germany  1–2  Kenya
Peter (1 goal) Report Avtar (2 goals)
Pool B
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Spain (H) 4 2 1 1 5 3 +2 5 Semi-finals
2  Pakistan 4 2 1 1 11 8 +3 5
3  Netherlands 4 1 2 1 4 4 0 4
4  Australia 4 1 1 2 4 7 3 3
5  Japan 4 1 1 2 2 4 2 3
Source: FIH
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head result; 3) play-off match.[3]
(H) Host
15 October 1971
11:00
Spain  2–0  Japan
Amat (2 goals) Report
15 October 1971
13:00
Pakistan  5–2  Australia
Dar (3 goals)
Malik (1 goal)
Rashid (1 goal)
Report Parry (1 goal)
Smart (1 goal)

16 October 1971
11:00
Netherlands  0–0  Spain
Report
16 October 1971
17:00
Japan  0–1  Pakistan
Report Dar (1 goal)

17 October 1971
15:00
Pakistan  3–3  Netherlands
Dar (3 goals) Report N. Spits (2 goals)
Litjens (1 goal)
17 October 1971
17:00
Australia  1–1  Japan
Parry (1 goal) Report Wada (1 goal)

18 October 1971
11:00
Netherlands  1–0  Australia
Litjens (1 goal) Report
18 October 1971
15:00
Spain  3–2  Pakistan
Amat (2 goals)
Salles (1 goal)
Report Dar (1 goal)
Rashid (1 goal)

19 October 1971
13:00
Australia  1–0  Spain
Smart (1 goal) Report
19 October 1971
15:00
Japan  1–0  Netherlands
Ichinose (1 goal) Report

Classification round

Ninth and tenth place
23 October 1971
15:30
Argentina  0–2  Japan
Report Chiba (1 goal)
Ichinose (1 goal)
Fifth to eighth place classification
 
CrossoverFifth Place
 
      
 
21 October 1971
 
 
 West Germany1
 
23 October 1971
 
 Australia0
 
 West Germany (a.e.t)1
 
21 October 1971
 
 Netherlands0
 
 Netherlands2
 
 
 France1
 
Seventh Place
 
 
23 October 1971
 
 
 Australia0
 
 
 France1
Crossover
21 October 1971
12:30
Netherlands  2–1  France
Van Nes (1 goal)
F. Spits (1 goal)
Report Coutou (1 goal)

21 October 1971
15:00
West Germany  1–0  Australia
Vos (1 goal) Report
Seventh and eighth place
23 October 1971
10:30
Australia  0–1  France
Report Grain (1 goal)
Fifth and sixth place
23 October 1971
13:00
West Germany  1–0 (a.e.t.)  Netherlands
Michel (1 goal) Report
First to fourth place classification
 
Crossover: Cup Semi-Final1971 World Cup Final
 
      
 
22 October 1971
 
 
 India1
 
24 October 1971
 
 Pakistan2
 
 Pakistan1
 
22 October 1971
 
 Spain0
 
 Spain (a.e.t)1
 
 
 Kenya0
 
Bronze Medal
 
 
24 October 1971
 
 
 India (a.e.t)2
 
 
 Kenya1
Semi-finals
22 October 1971
12:30
Spain  1–0 (a.e.t.)  Kenya
J. Fábregas  75' Report

22 October 1971
15:00
India  1–2  Pakistan
Rajwinder (1 goal) Report Rashid (1 goal)
Zaman (1 goal)
Third and fourth place
24 October 1971
12:30
India  2–1 (a.e.t.)  Kenya
Ganesh (1 goal)
Rajwinder (1 goal)
Report Avtar (1 goal)
Final
24 October 1971
15:00
Pakistan  1–0  Spain
Islam  26' Report

Final squads


Pakistan
Mohammed Aslam, Akhtar-ul Islam, Munawwaruz Zaman, Jahangir Butt, Riaz Ahmed, Ur Fazal, Khalid Mahmood, Ashfaque Rashid, Abdul Rashid, Islahuddin Siddique, Mohammed Shanaz[citation needed]

Spain
Luis Twose, Antonio Nogués (sub Jamie Amat), Francisco Segura, Juan Amat, Francisco Fábregas Bosch, Jorge Fábregas, Vicente Llorach, Juan Quintana, Francisco Amat, José Sallés, Agustín Masaña[citation needed]

Statistics


Final standings

As per statistical convention in field hockey, matches decided in extra time are counted as wins and losses, while matches decided by penalty shoot-outs are counted as draws.

Pos Grp Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Final result
B  Pakistan 6 4 1 1 14 9 +5 9 Gold Medal
B  Spain (H) 6 3 1 2 6 4 +2 7 Silver Medal
A  India 6 5 0 1 8 3 +5 10 Bronze Medal
4 A  Kenya 7 3 0 4 8 7 +1 6 Fourth place
5 A  West Germany 7 4 0 3 12 7 +5 8 Eliminated in
group stage
6 B  Netherlands 6 2 2 2 6 6 0 6
7 A  France 6 3 0 3 4 7 3 6
8 B  Australia 6 1 1 4 4 9 5 3
9 B  Japan 5 2 1 2 4 4 0 5
10 A  Argentina 5 0 0 5 1 11 10 0
Source: FIH
(H) Host

Goalscorers

There were 67 goals scored in 30 matches, for an average of 2.23 goals per match.

8 goals

4 goals

3 goals

2 goals

1 goal

References


  1. "HOCKEY WORLD CUP BARCELONA 1971". fih.ch. International Hockey Federation. Retrieved 13 January 2021.
  2. "Men Field Hockey 1st World Cup 1971 Barcelona (ESP)". todor66.com. Todor66. Retrieved 13 January 2021.
  3. Regulations